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road racing

noun
1.
a competitive event of racing in automobiles, motorcycles, or bicycles over public roads or a twisting course simulating a public road, as opposed to a closed, banked track or a drag strip.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • In road racing, sometimes riders ride in a group, and sometimes alone.
  • It was easy to drive flat out through the facility's infield road racing circuit.
  • There have been numerous incidents involving road racing and dangerous truck driving.
  • Riders on extremely rugged terrain should consider wearing off-road racing gear, which is padded for additional protection.

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